Investing Practices Significantly Heritable – from dennis mangan.
Fifty-seven Years of Darkness – @the loom.
Recent generations focus more on fame, money than giving back – “Young adults less interested in community issues, politics and environment, finds new research”
Why do wealthy white conservative women have more children? – “Because they are more religious and less educated than liberal women.” – from the inductivist.
Why are redheads less common than blondes? – from peter frost.
Epigenetics and epidemiology — hip, hype and science – “Given the huge range of epigenetic variation and the relatively small effect size of environmental influences on the epigenome, investigation at the level of the individual may produce little but random noise. However … studied at the population level, epigenetics has much to offer to the understanding of disease aetiology and epidemiology has much to offer the field of epigenetics.”
Evan Charney’s Critique of Genopolitics and the Genetic Paradigm – “Human genetics constrains but does not determine human cultures and human judgments.” – from larry arnhart.
bonus: Write Your Own Academic Sentence – e.g.: The construction of history as such functions as the conceptual frame for the culture of power/knowledge. – heh. (^_^)
bonus bonus: Women and Children First – wow. how can you have NO memory of childhood?
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